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Beef Buzz

OSU's Deb VanOverbeke Says Industry Showing Notable Improvement in Latest Beef Quality Audit

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:15:39 CST  |   Earlier this year, the authors of the most recent National Beef Quality Audit released their findings on a study conducted to better understand where improvements can be made in the industry, and ultimately raise the bottom lines for those in the beef supply chain. Oklahoma State University’s Dr.  Read Full Story...

Beef News

  • Glynn Tonsor Reads Between the Lines of Current Beef Market Data that Shows Underlying Demand  Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:05:52 CDT
  • Trump's Trade Rhetoric Keeping Industry on Edge, Fearing Loss of Its Strong Export Market Position  Mon, 30 Oct 2017 11:11:15 CDT
  • Secretary Sonny Perdue Optimistic that Advancements in International Trade will Soon Pick Up Pace  Fri, 27 Oct 2017 12:17:00 CDT
  • LMIC's Jim Robb Keeping an Eye on Beef Byproduct Exports, Showing Signs of Softer Performance  Thu, 26 Oct 2017 11:00:34 CDT
  • Supplementing Herd's Fall Grazing with Sweetlix Mineral Blocks Can Add Up to 10% More Daily Gain  Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:55:58 CDT
  • Stocker Producers Find Themselves in Rare Opportunity to Increase Their Margins of Profitability  Tue, 24 Oct 2017 10:42:20 CDT
  • Latest Cattle on Feed Report Shows Feedlot Inventories Continue to Swell - Dr. Derrell Peel Reacts  Mon, 23 Oct 2017 11:10:05 CDT
  • NCBA Says GIPSA "Deader Than a Doornail" After Secretary Sonny Perdue Dealt the Final Kill Shot  Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:54:27 CDT
  • Export Market Becoming More Important for US Beef Industry, But Let's Not Forget Domestic Demand  Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:26:55 CDT
  • Strong Fall Markets Signal More Value of Gain Being Offered in Stocker Cattle, Despite Larger Supply  Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:06:02 CDT
  • If They've Got the Money, We've Got the Time - Affluent Consumers Willing to Pay for High-End Beef  Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:48:24 CDT
  • Lowell Catlett Presents Master Class on Why It's the Best Time Ever for the Cattle Feeding Business  Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:26:42 CDT
  • WOTUS Repeal, Tax Reform NCBA's Top Priorities - President Craig Uden Eager to Work with Feds  Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:31:14 CDT
  • Beef Industry's Future Hinges on International Trade's Continued Success, Says NCBA's Craig Uden  Thu, 12 Oct 2017 11:37:04 CDT
  • Rabo's Don Close Expects to See Year-Over-Year Increase in US Cow Herd Number Come January 1  Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:48:21 CDT
  • Don Close of Rabo AgriFinance Impressed with Cattle Industry's Surprisingly Strong '17 Performance  Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:34:09 CDT
  • Independent Cattle Producers in Oklahoma to Form Alternative Industry Group  Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:14:10 CDT
  • Houston Livestock Show CEO Joel Cowley Reflects on His Experience Judging Tulsa's Steer Show  Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:16:23 CDT
  • Emergency Manager David Pelzer Offers Expert Tips on Handling an Unexpected Crisis on the Farm  Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:29:44 CDT
  • Glynn Tonsor Connects the Dots Between Consumer Demand and Adding Value to Beef Cattle Prices  Wed, 04 Oct 2017 10:58:20 CDT
  • Retail Beef Demand Data Reinforces the Significance of Demand Growth's Role in Today's Markets  Tue, 03 Oct 2017 10:50:18 CDT
  • Death Tax Repeal Inclusion a Big Win for Industry, But Uncertainty Still Lingers in Proposed Tax Plan  Mon, 02 Oct 2017 11:17:41 CDT
  • Zoetis' Gary Sides Argues That Contrary to What Critics Say- Technology is Great for the Environment  Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:19:03 CDT
  • Jim Robb Advises Producers Not to be Overly Enthusiastic, Despite the Markets Strong Performance  Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:46:58 CDT
  • Cattle Markets Seem to be Adapting Surprisingly Well this Year in the Face of a Larger Supply  Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:11:35 CDT
  • Latest Cattle On Feed Report Shows Strong Beef Demand Offsetting Increased Beef Supply in 2017  Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:13:35 CDT
  • Activists Boldly Upfront About Their True Goals for Animal Agriculture, "We're Not Here to Negotiate"  Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:17:52 CDT
  • USMEF Gears Up for Next Week's Launch of Its Roadshow Promoting US Beef in China's Big Cities  Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:51:01 CDT
  • Despite Some Decline in Prices, Stocker Markets are Holding Up Well as Seasonal Pressures Mount  Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:16:55 CDT
  • Betting the Spread - OSU's Derrell Peel Interprets the Dynamics of the Wholesale Boxed Beef Market  Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:54:04 CDT
  • The Science of Sustainability - World Wildlife Fund's Jason Clay Speaks on Responsible Production  Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:13:40 CDT
  • Growing China's Market a Work in Progress That'll Take Time But the Reward Will Be Worth the Wait  Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:31:00 CDT
  • Texans Share Their Success Story as Oklahomans Consider Establishing Their Own State Checkoff  Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:20:21 CDT
  • Beef Industry Gears Up to Battle It Out in DC Over Tax Reform - With the Death Tax in the Crosshairs  Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:09:25 CDT
  • Strength in US Beef Exports Carrying the Entire Cattle Industry with Growth Seen in Volume and Value  Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:03:26 CDT
  • Preconditioning Calves Needn't Be Hard - Even Simple Programs Can Offer Big Returns to Ranchers  Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:54:31 CDT
  • US Beef Exports to South Korea Show Impressive Strength Thanks to Beef Council Marketing Efforts  Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:16:24 CDT
  • Pay $750 Million Now, or Billions Later - NCBA's Kathy Simmons Weighs Cost v. Benefit of FMD Bank  Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:21:29 CDT
  • Threats Posed by FMD Outbreak Potentially Catastrophic, NCBA Insists a Vaccine Bank is Imperative  Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:34:03 CDT
  • Animal Disease Traceability System Showing Improvement, But is Now the Right Time for Phase Two  Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:24:24 CDT
  • Growing China's Market a Work in Progress That'll Take Time But the Reward Will Be Worth the Wait  Fri, 01 Sep 2017 10:42:07 CDT
  • Beef Industry Gets Personal - Checkoff Adapts Promotional Efforts to Fit Modern Consumer Interests  Wed, 30 Aug 2017 10:21:55 CDT
  • Beef Checkoff CEO Polly Ruhland Says Industry's Digital Strategy Showing a Return on Investment  Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:24:02 CDT
  • Feeder Pipeline Starts to Reflect Three Years of Expansion- Derrell Peel Talks Latest On Feed Report  Mon, 28 Aug 2017 11:15:04 CDT
  • Vet Mike Apley Says Antibiotic Use in Animal Agriculture is a Matter of Judicious Use vs. Stewardship  Fri, 25 Aug 2017 11:17:04 CDT
  • Activists Resort to Scare Tactics to Further Their Vegan Agenda, Exaggerating Environmental Impact  Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:25:18 CDT
  • Activists Boldly Upfront About Their True Goals for Animal Agriculture, "We're Not Here to Negotiate"  Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:54:54 CDT
  • Activists Boldly Upfront About Their True Goals for Animal Agriculture, "We're Not Here to Negotiate"  Wed, 23 Aug 2017 10:41:32 CDT
  • Animal Activist Groups Encouraging Followers to Harass Local Businesses to Force Their Compliance  Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:20:33 CDT
  • Recent Tactics Being Adopted by Animal Rights Activist Groups Becoming Alarming to Agri Industry  Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:28:18 CDT
  • OK Cattlemen's Assoc. Gears Up for Annual Range Round Up Benefiting Children's Miracle Network  Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:51:56 CDT
  • Internet Tools a Great Resource to Help Producers Develop Marketing Strategies and Manage Risk  Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:48:42 CDT
  • NAFTA Renegotiations Get Underway Today - NCBA's Kent Bacus Hopeful for a Positive Outcome  Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:08:14 CDT
  • Effects of Geopolitical Concerns and Outside Influences Becoming Apparent in Global Beef Trade  Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:39:15 CDT
  • Last Chance to Comment on WOTUS Repeal - NCBA Urges Producers Submit Comments By Aug. 28  Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:34:30 CDT
  • To Succeed in China- US Beef Industry Must be Patient  Fri, 11 Aug 2017 20:48:02 CDT
  • Need for Japanese Trade Deal Underscored by Tariff Rate Hike, TPP'ers Now Have the Upper Hand  Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:13:38 CDT
  • LMIC's Jim Robb Says Optimism Returning to the Marketplace As Prices Rise Above Year-Ago Levels  Wed, 09 Aug 2017 11:34:25 CDT
  • Severe Drought Conditions in the North Starting to Cause Nation's Mama Cow Herd to Dry Up into '18  Tue, 08 Aug 2017 11:37:20 CDT
  • Meet California Producer Kevin Kester, NCBA's President-elect Who's Eager to Tackle the Big Issues  Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:03:59 CDT
  • Okla's Livestock Industry Leaders Join in Preparation for the Potential Threat of an FMD Outbreak  Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:19:19 CDT
  • Vet Specialist AJ Tarpoff Offers Advice on Successfully Managing Peak Season Horn Fly Populations  Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:29:10 CDT
  • NCBA's Scott Yager Urges Producers to Submit Comments to EPA in Support of Repealing WOTUS  Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:12:26 CDT
  • Economist Shannon Ferrell Describes the Source from which the WOTUS Rule's Confusion Flows  Tue, 01 Aug 2017 10:59:16 CDT
  • Recent Case of Atypical BSE Found in Alabama, Though a Non-Event, Proves Control Systems Work  Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:07:41 CDT
  • "Proper Planning Prevents Pitifully Poor Performance" Says BI's Dr Tony Moravec on Parasite Control  Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:22:38 CDT
  • Healthcare's Important, Sure… But When Will Trump Make Good on His Promise to Kill the Death Tax?  Thu, 27 Jul 2017 05:50:50 CDT
  • USDA Inventory Report Confirms Moderating Herd Expansion in 2017, Expect Feeder Supply to Grow  Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:42:54 CDT
  • Feedlots Surprised by Placements in On Feed Reports, Derrell Peel Considers the Market's Reaction  Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:24:42 CDT
  • The Beef Industry is Reinventing Itself Under a Time-Tested Brand: "Beef, It's What's for Dinner."  Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:24:16 CDT
  • NCBA Helps Our DC Leaders See the Forest for the Trees - Keeps Agenda of Populist Groups at Bay  Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:30:29 CDT
  • Industry Spot On in Producing Safe, Superior-Tasting Beef, Needs Improvement Communicating That  Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:19:05 CDT
  • Opportunity Abounds in China But Don't Hold Your Breath - Developing Markets There will Take Time  Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:10:26 CDT
  • Beef Exports Continue to Blaze But will Australia's Duty-Advantage Over the US Snuff Out the Flame?  Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:12:13 CDT
  • Research Suggests Beef Just as Effective as Alternative Meats in High-Protein Weight Loss Diets  Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:53:01 CDT
  • New Trump and EPA Administrations a "Breath of Fresh Air" to Work with Says NCBA's Colin Woodall  Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:56:04 CDT
  • Roundtable for Sustainable Beef Working to Improve the Value Chain and Develop Consumer Trust  Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:41:00 CDT
  • The US Beef Industry's New Norm - Staying Ahead of the Curve in Value-Added Management  Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:25:58 CDT
  • Genomic Research Becoming an Important Driver of Profitability Across the Beef Value Chain  Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:36:20 CDT
  • Animal Scientist Dr. Bob Weaber Calls Genomics a 'Game Changer' for the Beef Cattle Industry  Fri, 07 Jul 2017 11:03:57 CDT
  • Recent Success in Feedlot Markets Threatened by Rising Breakeven Costs, Is Red Ink on the Way?  Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:45:43 CDT
  • After Unprecedented Strength, Wholesale Beef Prices Have Reached a Cliff, But is it Time to Panic?  Wed, 05 Jul 2017 11:47:33 CDT
  • China's "Grey Market" Likely to Cause Confusion as US Beef Industry Begins the Exporting Process  Mon, 03 Jul 2017 11:56:12 CDT
  • First Load of US Beef Arrives in China Today - But How Much will it Cost Producers to Supply China?  Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:33:47 CDT
  • Healthy Eating Doesn't Have to be a Chore - It's All About Striking a Balance and Eating Mindfully  Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:03:54 CDT
  • Remembering OK Cattleman Richard Gebhart, Celebrating His Fight Against WOTUS and Its Repeal  Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:29:11 CDT
  • If Cattle is Your Business, Then You Know - Business is Good! Economist Derrell Peel Explains Why  Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:06:06 CDT
  • Economist Derrell Peel Predicts Cattle Markets Likely to Hold a Sideways Pattern for Remainder of 2017  Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:20:18 CDT
  • Rancher Irv Petsch is Doing His Part to Keep US Beef on Both the Minds and Tables of the Japanese  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:12:22 CDT
  • OKC West Livestock Auction is Sporting a New Sale Day Schedule this Spring and so Far - Folks Love It  Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:48:48 CDT
  • Has It Peak? Glynn Tonsor Explains What's Been Driving Up Boxed Beef's Choice/Select Spread  Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:36:26 CDT
  • Improving Your Stockmanship Skills Begins with Breaking Any Old Habits and Keeping an Open Mind  Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:26:26 CDT
  • China a Big Win for US Beef Industry - But Derrell Peel Says It'll Take Time Before We See a Payoff  Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:11:12 CDT
  • The Cost of Entering China's Market will be High, But NCBA's Kent Bacus Says It will Be Worth It  Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:26:00 CDT
  • China's Doors Finally Re-Opened to US Beef and This Time We're Making Sure They Stay That Way  Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:06:42 CDT
  • The Deal is Done! USMEF Exec Says US Now Has Better Access to China Than Any Other Exporter  Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:37:53 CDT
  • Trich Cases Reportedly on the Rise in Southern Plains Cattle Herds, Keep Vigilant or Incur the Costs  Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:59:25 CDT
  • Alltech Researcher Maurice Boland Explains How to Push the Limits of Your Beef Cattle's Efficiency  Fri, 09 Jun 2017 11:32:27 CDT
  • Market Economist Derrell Peel Brings Attention to New Movement Being Observed in Feedlot Country  Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:58:14 CDT

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